Architectural finial with a deva (thep phanom)

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Architectural finial with a deva (thep phanom) emerging from a lotus.

Historical period(s)
Ayutthaya period, circa 15th century
Medium
Stoneware with iron pigment under white glaze
Style
Sawankhalok ware
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 81.7 x 35.9 x 20.2 cm (32 3/16 x 14 1/8 x 7 15/16 in)
Geography
North-central Thailand, Sukhothai province, Si Satchanalai, Ban Pa Yang kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number
S2005.296
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Architectural Element, Ceramic
Type

Architectural finial

Keywords
Ayutthaya period (1351 - 1767), iron pigment, lotus, Sawankhalok ware, stoneware, Thailand, white glaze, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From at least 1973 to 2005
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge [1]

From 2005
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2005 [2]

Notes:

[1] Object file. Acquired while Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge were living in Bangkok (1967-1972 or 1973). Major sources of acquisitions during this time were dealers in Bangkok, the weekend market in Bangkok, and vendors in Ayutthaya.

[2] Ownership of collected objects sometimes changed between the Hauge families.

Previous Owner(s)

Victor and Takako Hauge American (1919 - 2013, 1923 - 2015)

Description

Architectural finial with a deva (thep phanom) emerging from a lotus.

Collection Area(s)
Southeast Asian Art
Web Resources
Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

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